Valday, Novgorod Oblast

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.wikipedia
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Valdaysky District

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.
Its administrative center is the town of Valday.

M10 highway (Russia)

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.
Along the way there were special checkpoints (Yam) in particular Yedrovo, Valday, Yazhelbitsy, Krestsy, and Bronnitsa.

Valdai Hills

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast. Valday is a popular tourist destination, situated in the middle of the Valdaysky National Park, in the northern part of the Valdai Hills.
The towns of Ostashkov and Valday are also remarkable for their historical associations.

Lake Valdayskoye

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast. The famous monastery, built under the auspices of Patriarch Nikon in the 1650s, is located on one of the islands of Lake Valdayskoye.
The town of Valday is located on the southwestern shore of the lake.

Novgorod Oblast

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.
The road network is well developed within the oblast, though only a small number of roads cross borders with Tver Oblast west of Valday and Leningrad Oblast east of Lyubytino.

Valday Iversky Monastery

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The growth of Valday was facilitated by construction of a road connecting Novgorod to Central Russia and by the foundation of the Valday Iversky Monastery in 1653, which became a major cultural center.
The monastery is located on an island in Lake Valdayskoye in Valdaysky District of Novgorod Oblast, Russia, close to the town of Valday.

Novgorod Governorate

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In 1727, separate Novgorod Governorate was split off.
He suggested that Vyshny Volochyok, Valday, Borovichi, and Ostashkov would be chartered instead.

Valdaysky National Park

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Valday is a popular tourist destination, situated in the middle of the Valdaysky National Park, in the northern part of the Valdai Hills.
Valdaysky National Park, which includes the town of Valday, Lake Valdayskoye, and the northern part of Lake Seliger, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Central Russia and has well-developed tourist infrastructure.

Bologoye, Tver Oblast

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A railway which connects Bologoye and Pskov via Staraya Russa passes through Valday.
Between April 1, 1919 and October 1920, the administrative center of the uyezd was transferred from Valday to Bologoye, but soon after it was moved back to Valday.

Novgorod Viceroyalty

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In 1770, Valday was chartered and became the seat of Valdaysky Uyezd of Novgorod Viceroyalty.

Kresttsy, Krestetsky District, Novgorod Oblast

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The town also has a railway connection with Kresttsy.
Kresstsy is connected to Valday by a railway.

Classification of inhabited localities in Russia

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.

Administrative centre

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.

Russia

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.

Moscow

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.

Saint Petersburg

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.

Veliky Novgorod

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast. The growth of Valday was facilitated by construction of a road connecting Novgorod to Central Russia and by the foundation of the Valday Iversky Monastery in 1653, which became a major cultural center.

Oblast

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Valday is a town and the administrative center of Valdaysky District in Novgorod Oblast, Russia, located on the southwestern shore of Lake Valdayskoye, the biggest one in the set of lakes in the highest region of the Valdai Hills, on the M10 Highway connecting Moscow and St. Petersburg, 386 km from Moscow and 140 km from Veliky Novgorod, the administrative center of the oblast.

Novgorod Republic

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At the time, it was a part of Derevskaya Pyatina of the Novgorod Republic.

Central Russia

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The growth of Valday was facilitated by construction of a road connecting Novgorod to Central Russia and by the foundation of the Valday Iversky Monastery in 1653, which became a major cultural center.

Patriarch Nikon of Moscow

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The famous monastery, built under the auspices of Patriarch Nikon in the 1650s, is located on one of the islands of Lake Valdayskoye.

Administrative divisions of Russia in 1708–1710

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In the course of the administrative reform carried out in 1708 by Peter the Great, the territory was included into Ingermanland Governorate (known since 1710 as St. Petersburg Governorate).

Peter the Great

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In the course of the administrative reform carried out in 1708 by Peter the Great, the territory was included into Ingermanland Governorate (known since 1710 as St. Petersburg Governorate).

Saint Petersburg Governorate

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In the course of the administrative reform carried out in 1708 by Peter the Great, the territory was included into Ingermanland Governorate (known since 1710 as St. Petersburg Governorate).